A graduate of Fordham University School of Law in New York, and Oberlin College in Ohio, attorney Laura Alvarez is admitted to both the California and Georgia bars. While in law school, she was selected to be a member of Fordham's Stein Scholars Program in Public Interest Law and Ethics. Ms. Alvarez came to ADZ Law, LLP after practicing family law for over 5 years, including work on behalf of domestic violence victims as an attorney at Bay Area Legal Aid and Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse. Ms. Alvarez strives for excellence and for justice, all while providing a reassuring presence to clients by remaining calm under pressure. Her article, “Representing Georgia’s Immigrants in Family Law: Key Issues,” was published in the Summer 2013 volume of the Family Law Review, published by the Georgia Bar Family Law Section. Ms. Alvarez speaks fluent Spanish. Outside of her legal practice, Ms. Alvarez has served as Newsletter Editor for Golden Gate Basset Rescue since 2014.
Representing Immigrants in Family Law: Key Issues, Georgia Bar Family Law Review, Summer, 2013